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The Connecticut Digital Humanities Conference will take place at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut on February 28-29, 2020.[Read More]
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For their final project for the “Introduction to Digital Humanities” graduate seminar in Spring 2019, Rebecca Rowe and Tolonda Henderson, both graduate students in English, collaborated on a project, Authorial Influence and Harry Potter Fan Fiction.[Read More]
Human Rights Film+Series: Intentions7:00pm
Tuesday, April 20th, 2021
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Other VirtualUConn Human Rights Film+Series in partnership with PBS Frontline presents Intentions by Tanju Ozdemir, UConn Digital Media and Design Faculty.
Please join us for a virtual film screening followed by an engaged dialogue with the filmmaker and community partners.
Please register here:https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_b25-qqqLS4uAaUZlMcmpHA
About the Film: Intentions is a narrative short film about a gathering of three Turkish couples (one settled in the U.S.) at a dinner table discussing the notion of hospitality and racism within the framework of the current Syrian refugee crisis and Afro-Turks in Turkey.
About the Filmmaker: Tanju Ozdemir is a Turkish filmmaker who writes and directs films that study the complexities of human relationships, dreams, memories, and the contemporary experiences of life. Tanju received his M.F.A. in Film and Media Art from Emerson College (USA) in 2017. He teaches film and video production courses as an assistant professor at the University of Connecticut. He actively continues writing, directing, and producing his films.
For more information visit the Human Rights Film+ Series website. If you are an individual who requires accommodation to participate, please e-mail: email@example.com.
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Simon Burrows, "Enlightenment In Ledgers: Digitally Mapping The French Book Trade"6:30pm
Wednesday, April 21st, 2021
06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Other, Other onlineSimon Burrows (Western Sydney) will present on "Enlightenment in Ledgers: Digitally Mapping the French Book Trade".
Registration for this event is online, via eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/133021299287
This event is sponsored by the Digital Humanities and Media Studies initiatuve at the UConn Humanities Institute
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ECOM Speaker Series: Emeritus Professor Peter Gardenfors12:00pm
Friday, April 23rd, 2021
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Storrs Campus WebExWe are pleased to announce that the last talk in the speaker series of the Expression, Communication, and Origins of Meaning Research Group for this academic year will be given by Emeritus Prof. Peter Gärdenfors from Lund University (co-hosted with the Dartmouth PhilLab).
The title of his talk is “Theory of Mind and the Evolution of Cognition”.
For event link please register here: https://ecomresearchgroup.com/prof-peter-gardenfors-talk/
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Hispanic/Latinx Antifascism And The Spanish Republican Cause In The United States, 1936-197712:00pm
Friday, April 23rd, 2021
12:00 PM - 01:15 PM
Storrs Campus ZoomPlease join us for an exciting UConn History Department event, “Hispanic/Latinx Antifascism and the Spanish Republican Cause in the United States, 1936-1977.”
The panel will meet on Friday, April 23rd from 12:00-1:15 PM EST. This talk will be on Zoom and will include panelists Dr. Ariel Mae Lambe (Assistant Professor of History at the University of Connecticut), Dr. Cristina Pérez Jiménez (Assistant Professor of English at Manhattan College), and Dr. Montse Feu (Associate Professor of Spanish at Sam Houston State University).
Dr. Chris Vials, Professor of English and Director of American Studies at the University of Connecticut, will serve as moderator and commentator. All are welcome.
For more information about the talk, contact the event's organizer, Dr. Ariel Mae Lambe (email@example.com).
Please register in advance for this meeting. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Here is the link for registration:
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